Fab Ricciardi

(Aug.29,1962 / Milan, Italy)

Photographs And Memories


frozen moments of past lives,
never to be lived
quite the same again.

Muted portraits
of special occasions,
holding on to memories
never to be forgotten.

Scenic snapshots
of places visited
forever embossed
onto private postcards

with unstamped destinations.

A visual diary
of unforgotten memories

pictures of an existence
depicting its past.

Simple memories
of dreams fulfilled
portrayed by non-fictional characters

smiling at their past


Photographs and memories
are all that’s left

Submitted: Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Edited: Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Photographs And Memories by Fab Ricciardi )

Enter the verification code :

  • Mary Nagy (1/11/2006 6:57:00 PM)

    I love this........Your first line sums it up for me.......''frozen moments of past lives,
    never to be lived quite the same again.'' No matter what, you never can get that same exact moment again. Very nice. Sincerely, Mary (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. I am civilized, Shruti Goswami
  2. Search, Shruti Goswami
  3. Çarpıntı, Muzaffer Akin
  4. i can hear, Amirhossein Ahmadi
  5. weasel, lee fones
  6. Dear National Enquirer, Kyle Schlicher
  7. I Am Bleeding, Kyle Schlicher
  8. Hungry, Kyle Schlicher
  9. Daddy's little girl, Amber Wright
  10. Ebola Blues, Tony Adah

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Herrick

Here we are all, by day; by night we're hurl'd
By dreams, each one into a several world.... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]